A leading regional law firm with a fantastic reputation are looking for an experienced Legal Accounts Assistant to join them in Tunbridge Wells.
Your role will be to provide accounts and administrative support to the Fee Earners in the Court of Protection department where your day to day duties will include completing annual reports for submission, arranging the billing, prepare files for bills to be produced by the costs draftsman, opening and closing files, arranging payments and prepare financial reviews relating to clients' financial affairs.
You will likely be an experienced Accounts Assistant or Finance Assistant ideally with legal experience, however those from a similar professional services environment are also encouraged to apply. Experience in bookkeeping and accounts is essential. Knowledge of Solicitors' Accounts Rules (SARs) would be a distinct advantage.
On offer is a competitive salary in line with market rate and is negotiable depending on experience. In additon, this law firm offer an array of benefits and great career progression.
Apply now to be considered for this Legal Accounts Assistant opportunity with a leading law firm in Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Jamie joined Douglas Scott in 2020 as part of the London & South East team focusing on recruiting legal professionals across Sussex and Kent. He recruits for a range of law firms from high street, boutique, Legal 500, Top 200 and national practices. Jamie places candidates at all levels from Secretarial/Support, Paralegals, Legal Executives, Solicitors and Partners. He prides himself of building long term relationships with both clients and candidates alike and is known for his consultative, honest and tailored approach. Prior to joining Douglas Scott, Jamie worked for another national legal recruitment specialist for 7 years where he placed hundreds of Solicitors across the South East, North West and Australia. Jamie’s recruitment career dates back to 2005 where he spent 8 years within the Commercial Finance/Corporate Banking sector, prior to specialising in legal.